Radioactive Jockstraps and other Lethal Cures to Improve ones Sex Life

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It’s almost easy today, a century later, to laugh about the questionable medical inventions of yesteryear. But another hundred years from now, will people be laughing at the harmful products you and I use today?

 Here on MessyNessyChic, we’ve become quite familiar with the generation that brushed its teeth with radioactive toothpaste and that fell for the radioactive quackery of the past, but if you have some catching up to do, I suggest you do that first before reading on.

Here on MessyNessyChic, we’ve become quite familiar with the generation that brushed its teeth with radioactive toothpaste and that fell for the radioactive quackery of the past, but if you have some catching up to do, I suggest you do that first before reading on.

vigoradiumIt’s a subject that seems to endlessly shock me with its array of lethal inventions that were available during the height of the fad in the early 20th century. Most recently, I learned about the inventions which tied in radioactivity with sexuality.

They were making radioactive athletic supporters for weak sagging men, drying out boar’s testicles and making them radioactive to improve your romantic talent. There were even radium suppositories for men and women, promising to deliver a sense of vitality and energy.

 

full article over at Messynessy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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